The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank - 71 53
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 0.89% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.89% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £21,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -59.04%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Technical Support
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 447 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.87% 99.11% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 362 399 219
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support in the job title across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Bournemouth region.

Technical Support Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Technical Support
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Technical Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Technical Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware